The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Field-Programmable Gate Array in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Field-Programmable Gate Array over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.57% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £384
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.07 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £41.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Field-Programmable Gate Array
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
56 38 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 32.00% 24.05% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 21
Average daily rate £410 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Average hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Field-Programmable Gate Array across the Luton region.

Field-Programmable Gate Array Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Field-Programmable Gate Array.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) DO-254
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

Field-Programmable Gate Array
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing Field-Programmable Gate Array also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Field-Programmable Gate Array. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Verilog
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware